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  Dec 11, 2017
 
 
    
Catalog/Bulletin 2014-2015 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Dermatology


Lee T. Nesbitt, Jr., MD
Henry Jolly Professor and Head of the Department

Dermatology encompasses the study of, research in and treatment of disorders of the skin, hair and nails. Our faculty and residents treat complex skin diseases, interpret skin pathology, provide preventative maintenance skin programs, perform surgery on benign and malignant skin lesions and offer a wide array of cosmetic dermatologic procedures. The Department of Dermatology offers an accredited three year ACGME residency in dermatology that qualifies candidates for certification by the American Board of Dermatology.

Specialized services including immunodermatology, phototherapy, dermatologic mycology, dermatopathology, patch testing, Mohs’ micrographic skin cancer surgery, laser surgery, and cosmetic procedures are offered.